MADE Maven October Issue MADE Magazine - Page 74

MADEINC NEXT LEVEL B R A N D B E H AV I O R MADE BY LINDREA REYNOLDS "Oh, you can talk all you want See me, I see greater Nothing I’m afraid of And I can have it all" T hose are my favorite lyrics from Ciara’s new single, Level Up. Transcending to the next level in your industry requires you to see greater in yourself, than your opposition does…which is most often YOU. Yes it’s true, we often talk ourselves out of positions, promotions, and power because we don’t believe we’re qualified or someone has convinced us that contentment is a synonym for gratefulness. News flash…yes you can have it all, AND still be grateful. Whether you’re a self- employed entrepreneur or an aspiring executive, having a strong, confident personal brand presence and a clear promise is the key to not only seeing greater, but experiencing it as well. Here are three ways to enhance your personal brand to thrive in your industry. LEVEL UP YOUR CREDIBILITY Studies have shown that having a welcoming and competent brand will increase loyalty and trust in your brand. There are many ways to increase your credibility, but limited capabilities will create a | 74